Art About Town and DownStreet Art team up at Downtown Celebration

Local arts organization Art About Town is teaming up with DownStreet Art to bring a participatory street painting event to Downtown Celebration. Inspired by the abstracted hand and leaf images of Henri Matisse's late cut-paper works, like The Parakeet and the Mermaid (shown below).  Hands on Holden will be created by YOU with provided materials. Join us …

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DownStreet Art Thursday, July 28 2016

DownStreet Art Thursday July 28, 5-8 PM Shop a variety of local makers at DownStreet Art’s monthly night market: A little something for everyone from farm-fresh baked good,s to handmade creations, to works of art. DownStreet Voices – contribute your story as we live stream the impressions of participants.  Jason Velázquez, editor of Greylock Glass, describes the project …

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DownStreet Art (monthly) Night Market

Calling all awesome local creative types! DownStreet Art 2016 is all about keeping it local, which includes giving as many local artists, artisans, purveyors of interesting items, and makers of all sorts a chance to sell their wares as we can. To this end we're planning a monthly night market to take place on DownStreet Art Thursdays. …

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Apply for DownStreet Art 2016!

DSA is back Read the full press release. The Ninth Annual DownStreet Art will feature four DownStreet Art Thursdays, participatory projects at city events between July and October, and also will debut a new creative business incubator program with the goal of supporting local artists beyond exhibition and performing opportunities. “We’re excited to bring these opportunities …

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Thank you for #gettingdown with us in 2015

It's hard to articulate what a wonderful summer we had. Thank you for attending, participating and sharing with us. Thank you to Commonfolk Artist Collective, MASS MoCA Teen Progran, Assets for Artists, Hoosic River Revival & our new partners at exPRESS for bringing their vision, expertise and collaborative spirit to DownStreet Art this summer.  Thank you …

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#getdown one last time in 2015!

 DownStreet Art (DSA), a program of Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts’ (MCLA) Berkshire Cultural Resource Center (BCRC), continues on Thursday, Sept. 24, with the final DownStreet Art Thursday of the 2015 season, from 6 to 9 p.m. The evening will include permanent and pop-up gallery receptions, performances and community events. DownStreet Art welcomes all members of the community to visit local businesses, experience …

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PRESS GALLERY’S FINAL DOWNSTREET ART CELEBRATION

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts’ (MCLA) Berkshire Cultural Resource Center (BCRC) has announced PRESS Gallery’s transition celebration will take place on Thursday, Sept. 24, as part of this year’s DownStreet Art summer season, in the PRESS: Letterpress as a Public Art Project Gallery, 49 Main St. PRESS Gallery’s final exhibition, “Printmaking @ PRESS,” will remain …

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